Norwegian composer Andreas Nergard announces another singer for his metal musical “Memorial For A Wish“.
The new guy onboard is the swedish singer Andi Kravljaca, best known for his work with Silent Call and Seventh Wonder.
“I’m happy to have Andi onboard” Andreas explains eagerly. “He has been a great inspiration for me during the last couple of years and he has delivered an outstandig performance allready on an 11 minute long track where he’ll sing alongside David Reece and Michele Luppi”.
The two-act musical will be released on two seperate albums, the first one being almost finnished.
The line-up for ACT 1 (CD 1) will be:
Åge Sten Nilsen (Wig Wam)
Ralf Scheepers (Primal Fear, ex Gamma Ray)
Göran Edman (ex Yngwie Malmsteen, ex John Norum)
Tony Mills (TNT, ex Shy)
David Reece (Bangaloir Choir, ex Accept)
Michele Luppi (Los Angeles, ex Vision Divine)
Mike Vescera (ex Yngwie Malmsteen, ex Loudness)
Helge Engelke (Fair Warning)
Andi Kravljaca (Silent Call, ex Seventh Wonder)
One more singer will be confirmed later in September.
The storyline of the musical:
|“Dublin, Ireland, 1890:
The young man Peter O’Donnell is arrested and wrongfully accused for a burglary which he did not commit. After a short trial he is sentenced to prison for twenty years. In desperation he is forced to leave his pregnant wife behind and live in solitude behind the prison walls.
Twenty long years passes by and Peter is released from jail, only to find out that his beloved wife died many years ago while giving birth to their daughter. The friends he once had turn their backs on him and let him face the grief all alone. This eventually tears him apart. As the hands of sorrow and despair becomes too much to handle he ends up committing suicide.”
14th of June 2011 saw the release of the teaser-EP “The Beginning” which featured three songs from the upcoming musical. The songs features performances by Ralf Scheepers, Tony Mills and Mike Vescera. The EP can be found digitally on the net; itunes, amazone, spotify, wimp as well as the FB-page for the project.
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